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His Excellency Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika, Malawi's New President

His Excellency Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika was on 31 May 2014 sworn in as Malawi’s new President at a ceremony held in Blantyre which was presided by Anastanzia Msosa, Chief Justice of Malawi. President Mutharika becomes 5th Malawi president after defeating eleven other presidential candidates including the outgoing President, Joyce Banda in the tripartite presidential, parliamentary and local government polls held on 20 May 2014. He was a torch bearer for the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) with Rt Hon. Saulos Klaus Chilima as his running mate and Vice–President of Malawi.


H.E. Prof .Arthur Peter Mutharika is a Malawian politician, educator and lawyer.  He has worked in the area of international justice internationally and is an expert on international economic law, international law and comparative constitutional law. He served as an adviser to his older brother, late President Bingu wa Mutharika, on issues of foreign and domestic policy until the President's death on 5 April 2012. He has also held positions as Minister of Justice and later as Minister for Education, Science and Technology. Mutharika also served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2011 to 2012.


He was born in 1940 in Chisoka Village in Thyolo District where he later served as Member of Parliament for Thyolo East. He obtained his LL.B Degree from University of London and later received LL.M, JSD from Yale University.  He has three Children, one son and two daughters.


27th Malawi International Trade Fair -22 to 31 May 2015, Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds, Blantyre, Malawi

The Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) invite businesspersons from India to participate in the 27th Malawi International Trade Fair (MITF) from 22 to 31 May 2015 at Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds, Blantyre, Malawi, under the theme of "Achieving Regional Integration through Trade."

For further details, inquiries and bookings please refer to the following contact details:

MCCCI, Trade Fair Grounds, Blantyre Malawi - Tel: +256 1 871 988/813 or Fax +265 1 871 147

Email Bookings:

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26th Malawi International Trade Fair, to be held from  20 to 29 June, 2014 at the Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds in Blantyre, Malawi, under the theme "Business Growth: A Key to Successful Economic Growth."

To facilitate interaction of businesspersons, the organisers will provide the following services during the fair:

  • Business to Business matchmaking meetings - to promote networking between local and international participants;

  • Business sessions where companies will have the opportunity to make presentations of their companies, on designated business days of the fair

 Participants are encouraged to make early bookings for stands/pavilions at the fair.

For more information, please contact the following:

» Natasha Phoya Kalea on +265 1 871 988/+265999 843 990,
» Mphatso Lumbani on +265888 101 706,
» David Kalea on +2651 759 912/+265999 326 185,
» Gopher Sichali on +2651 312 283/+265999 469 898

Terms and Conditions for participation apply.

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